Archive for February 2014

Happily Ever After

Posted by Kerrie Denner

"If we keep waiting for the obstacles to disappear, we will never live happily ever after because life will always, always, always have challenges." Learn more about how to overcome the "somedays."

Scientists create first map of brain ‘scaffold’

Posted by Kerrie Denner

By Suzanne Wu

For the first time, neuroscientists have systematically identified the white matter “scaffold” of the human brain, the critical communications network that supports brain function.

Their work, published Feb. 11 in the open-source journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, has major implications for understanding brain injury and disease.

To Cut Health Costs, Focus on the First Minutes of Care

Posted by Kerrie Denner

by Gregory Sorensen  |   8:00 AM January 28, 2014

Just one in three diagnostic mistakes result from physicians’ mental mistakes, according to a 2005 analysis by the Archives of Internal Medicine. The majority are the result of our disjointed health care system, from delayed tests to malfunctioning equipment to missed hand-offs between physicians. 


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